Adventures

Ray’s Splash Planet

Ray’s Splash Planet

This past weekend we took the kiddos swimming at Ray’s Splash Planet here in Charlotte with a few friends. It was great just hanging out and letting the kids run and play. These outings are becoming more and more fun now that Caden is a little older and is able to do more things on [...]

February 17, 2014 | By | 2 Replies More
Christmas Lights at Zootastic

Christmas Lights at Zootastic

This past weekend we decided to go see some Christmas lights over at Zootastic! After we drove through all the lights we headed in to check out all the activities. First up, was feeding the tigers. Caden loved this, he thought it was hilarious when the Tiger jumped up on the fence to eat the [...]

December 23, 2013 | By | Reply More

Health & Fitness

Operation 105: 3 Months

Operation 105: 3 Months

Well it’s been 3 months since I had Lydia. Breastfeeding is still going great and I’m still chugging along losing weight slowly but still getting closer and closer to my goal. I predict I’ll be back to original weight by 6 months. At least I hope! Weigh 116 lbs. Although I hover between 116 – [...]

September 27, 2013 | By | Reply More
Operation 105: 2 Months

Operation 105: 2 Months

It’s been 2 months since I gave birth to my little breath of fresh air. I was getting really frustrated there for a while because my weight was at a stand still. But just in the last week I’ve started losing more. I’m hovering between 118 – 120 lbs. I finally got into the 1-teens. [...]

August 28, 2013 | By | Reply More

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Lydia’s Nursery: Revealed

Lydia’s Nursery: Revealed

Finally Lydia’s nursery is revealed. These pictures are from a while back and since then I have updated some pictures but you get the idea!   Canvas Prints: Canvas on Demand and Easy Prints Ruffled Curtains: The Crooked Branch Bedding: Pottery Barn Kids Ottoman Pouf: Aleta Fae

October 28, 2013 | By | Reply More
Creative Uses for Diaper Wipe Containers

Creative Uses for Diaper Wipe Containers

After my post a couple weeks ago about Kids organization I realized that you can actually use wipe containers for a lot of different things. It’s actually quite amazing. Besides the amazing toy car storage and card games idea here are 7 more Creative things you can use wipe containers for. 1. Snack container for [...]

May 22, 2013 | By | 9 Replies More

Watch Them Grow

Watch Her Grow: 9 Months

Watch Her Grow: 9 Months

Stats: 9 and 12 month clothes Weight: TBD Although I’m thinking around 18 lbs. Height: TBD Size 3 shoe Size 3 diaper / size 4 at night Happenings: Walks with her push toys She’s fast at crawling Hairbows Loves to stand and pulls up on everything she can. She would much rather stand than anything [...]

March 25, 2014 | By | 2 Replies More
Watch Her Grow: 8 Months

Watch Her Grow: 8 Months

It’s been quite the month for LT. She has been learning a Ton of new stuff. It’s almost unbelievable that she’s already 8 months old. Only 4 months till she’s 1. It blows my mind!  Stats: Weight: 18.2 lbs, Size 2 shoes, size 3 diapers, 9 month clothes, some 12 months, 9 months sleepers and [...]

February 21, 2014 | By | Reply More

Parenting

Operation Paci Drop

Operation Paci Drop

You can read my previous updates here: Getting Rid of the Paci Getting Rid of the Paci: Update It’s been almost a year since our last update and I’m finally here to say it’s over. The paci days are over and gone and surprisingly it went pretty well. I started by poking holes in all [...]

December 31, 2013 | By | Reply More
What I plan on doing different with Baby #2

What I plan on doing different with Baby #2

I’ve been thinking a lot about our little girl coming into the world lately and how different (and awesome) it’s going to be this time around. I know the sleepless nights are going to suck, big time and I know adjusting to two children won’t be easy but I’m of course really looking forward to [...]

June 19, 2013 | By | 5 Replies More

Family Life

Happy Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day

Our littlest’s First Valentine’s Day! 2.14.2014 Last year at this time we officially named LT. A Valentine’s Day I’ll never forget.

February 14, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
Snowstorm 2014

Snowstorm 2014

Charlotte rarely has winter storms and honestly I’ve never seen this much snow in Charlotte ever before and I’ve lived here for a while now. This type of snow reminds me of home. It was fun to have a few days with snow and to be snowed in but what I liked even more was [...]

February 12, 2014 | By | Reply More

Other Recent Posts

Watch her Grow: 7 Months

Watch her Grow: 7 Months

Size 3 Diapers 17 lbs. 6 / 9 Month Clothes 9 Month sleepers Rolls Rolls Rolls. She is a rolling machine. Once she figured out she could get things she wanted by rolling, she hasn’t looked back. Eats 3x a day mixture between purées and finger foods. She really loves finger foods. She’ll give you [...]

January 22, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
2014 Goals

2014 Goals

I love doing this every year it’s something I look forward to and honestly I end up accomplishing most of my goals from the previous year. This year I’m aiming for 100%.   First, let’s take a look back at last year. Dang, I had a long list last year. I didn’t accomplish as much [...]

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Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas!

   

December 25, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
Watch Her Grow: 6 Months

Watch Her Grow: 6 Months

Stats: Weight 15 lbs ish Size 2 diapers 6 month clothes 6 / 9 months sleepers She’s sleeping through the night again. I’m starting to see a pattern. She’ll sleep through the night and as soon as my supply gets adjusted from her not waking up, she wakes up in the middle of the night [...]

December 22, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More